Apple’s Forstall ‘fired for not taking responsibility for Mapsgate’

In what has been described as "the biggest management shakeup at Apple since the Steve Jobs putsch that eliminated Gil Amelio in 1997" Apple's CEO Tim Cook is said to have fired Scott Forstall, described as an unpopular face at Apple, and held responsible for the disaster that was iOS 6 Maps, and the still in beta, inadequate Siri.